Showing posts from May 3, 2009

Got Lillians?

Lillians Originally uploaded by Sharon Sews If you're wondering "what the heck is Lillians?" then obviously your answer is no. If your answer is yes, then you already know what a great little shop it is. Only open four days a month it's filled with trendy purses and accessories at reasonable prices. Yesterday, I ran in during my lunch break to find a black purse and couldn't resist the purple and multi-colored one. What can I say? I heart Lillians .

Do you blog or tweet at work?

I don't mean do you post to your personal blog or send out personal tweets while you're supposed to be working. Although now that I think about it I have to admit I'm a bit curious if you do. What I really meant to ask is whether or not your company is using social media as a communication tool. You know---blogs, Twitter, podcasts, social networks, message boards, things of that nature. Why am I asking? Well, I attended an outstanding social media communication conference yesterday. The conference speaker was highly entertaining, provided loads of tips ( and I already knew the tip about removing your cordless mic before using the restroom thanks to a senior marketing VP I worked for years ago...if you really want the story email me privately *LOL* ) and presented actual case studies of companies successfully using social media. and they weren't the type of companies you'd expect...unless you were expecting the IRS and other government agencies. I really